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Murray State edges Milwaukee 66-63

ESTERO, Fla. (AP) Murray State's Bryce Jones and Jeffrey Moss made both ends of 1-and-1 free-throw opportunities in the final 15 seconds and a 3-pointer at the buzzer by Milwaukee was waved off giving the Racers a 66-63 victory on Monday in the first round of the Gulf Coast Showcase. Murray State (3-1) plays the Pepperdine-Duquesne winner Tuesday while Milwaukee (4-2) gets the...
Via AP on Fox
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Analysis Points: No. 1 Jacksonville 42, Murray State 20

Postgame analysis of Jacksonville State’s win over Murray State:
Via The Anniston Star - JSU
3 days ago

JSU Gamecocks blast Murray State, await playoff seeding fate

JACKSONVILLE — The Jacksonville State Gamecocks did almost all they could do on the field to prove they have earned the top seed in the upcoming FCS playoffs. Saturday’s 42-20 whipping of Murray State
Via The Anniston Star - JSU
3 days ago

Jacksonville State dominates Murray State in 42-20 win

JACKSONVILLE, Ala. (AP) Eli Jenkins threw for 212 yards and two scores and ran for 130 yards and three touchdowns as Jacksonville State overwhelmed Murray State 42-20 on Saturday. The Gamecocks clinched their fifth Ohio Valley Championship last week with a 56-28 win over Southeast Missouri. The only time Jenkins wasn't involved in a score for Jacksonville State (10-1, 8-0 Ohio...
Via AP on Fox
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Game outlook: Murray State (3-7, 2-5 OVC) at No. 1 Jacksonville State (9-1, 7-0)

Pregame analysis of Jacksonville State’s game against Murray State:
Via The Anniston Star - JSU
4 days ago

JSU football: JSU has chance to add nice jewel to seniors’ legacy with win over Racers

JACKSONVILLE — Top-ranked Jacksonville State’s regular-season finale against Murray State on Saturday is about maximizing the Gamecocks’ FCS playoff seed, but there’s unfinished business in conference
Via The Anniston Star - JSU
6 days ago

E. Kentucky defeats Murray State 41-34 in double overtime

MURRAY, Ky. (AP) Kentayvus Hopkins scored on a 1-yard run to start the second overtime, and Kobie Grace intercepted a pass to end it as Eastern Kentucky edged Murray State 41-34 on Saturday. The Colonels (6-4, 5-2 Ohio Valley Conference) saw a 20-7 lead disappear and had to come from behind twice before knotting the game at 34-34 when Dy'Shawn Mobley hauled in a 20-yard TD pass...
Via AP on Fox
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Murray State blows out Harris-Stowe 105-55

MURRAY, Ky. (AP) Damarcus Croaker scored 21 points, Gee McGhee added 20 and Murray State beat Harris-Stowe 105-55 on Friday night in Matt McMahon's coaching debut. Murray State took a 31-10 lead midway through the first half and led the Hornets by 30 at halftime. Wayne Langston had 16 points for the Racers, who held Harris-Stowe to 29 percent shooting and forced 27 turnovers...
Via AP on Fox
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Clay's run gives Murray St. 46-43 OT win over Tennessee St.

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) Roman Clay ran in from 2 yards out to give Murray State a 46-43 overtime victory over Tennessee State on Saturday night. Clay scored on a 20-yard run with 5 minutes left to tie the game. After a 37-yard field goal on Tennessee State's OT possession, Nick Taylor rushed 19 yards to the Tigers 6. Three Clay runs later, the Racers had their victory after trailing...
Via AP on Fox
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Former Murray State guard excited to be in 2K16

For any ten to fifteen-year-old kid (gender neutrality is awesome) one of the best, or worst depends on how you look at it, things to do is to spend hours creating a player in Madden to do two things: A) Resemble your real-life self in the best way possible, besides having overly defined biceps, and B) Terrorize your buddies when you put ALL his state up to 99 on everything, including...
Via Campus Sports Net
June 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Murray State names Matt McMahon new head coach

Calling the last 48-hours in the Murray State coaching world a “roller-coaster” is a bit of an understatement. Jeff Goodman of ESPN first reported Tuesday afternoon that the school plans to name Matt McMahon their new head coach. The reports come just a day after former head coach Steve Prohm announced that he was leaving to coach at Iowa State. What’s even more whirlwind...
Via Campus Sports Net
June 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Murray State targeting assistants to replace Steve Prohm

Now that former head coach Steve Prohm has taken the Iowa State job, Murray State needs to find his successor. According to CBS Sports’ Jon Rothstein, the university has two candidates in mind: assistant coach William Small and former assistant Matt McMahon. Murray State targeting two candidates to replace Steve Prohm: asst. William Small and fmr asst. Matt McMahon, sources told...
Via Campus Sports Net
June 09, 2015  |  Discuss

PF Brion Sanchious Commits to Murray State

Florida power forward Brion Sanchious, of Northeast High School, has committed to and signed with Murray State. Alex Kline of The Recruit Scoop reported the story. 2015 Northeast (FL) PF Brion Sanchious has committed to, and signed with, Murray State. — Alex Kline (@TheRecruitScoop) May 6, 2015 Sanchious, who stands 6’9″, 219 pounds, will join and make even stronger a Racers...
Via Campus Sports Net
May 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Old Dominion’s Crazy NIT Buzzer-Beater Adds To Murray State’s Misery (Video)

One of March’s maddest moments came from the NIT of all places. Old Dominion is moving on to the NIT semifinals after a thrilling 72-69 win over Murray State. The game was exciting from beginning to end, but it’s the finish that has to be seen to believe. With just seconds to play and having to inbound from underneath its own basket, Old Dominion looked like it was going to have...
March 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Try This Murray State Solution: Settle It On the Court

I love March Madness. There’s nothing like watching teams from small conferences battle it out for the opportunity to earn a spot on the big stage. However, I’m not suggesting that the process is perfect. Every year, it seems there’s a No. 1 seed that gets upset in the conference tournament and misses out on a chance to play in the Big Dance. It could happen again this spring...
Via The Student Section
March 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Solving the Conference Tournament Conundrum

Belmont and Murray State staged the best game of the entire season Saturday night in the Ohio Valley Conference tournament final. Unfortunately, the wrong team won. Murray State had a perfect record of 16-0 in conference play this season. Yet, CBS will probably be showing America a room full of dejected Racers next Sunday when the NCAA tournament field is announced. Them’s the...
Via The Student Section
March 08, 2015  |  Discuss

An Ohio Valley Upset Creates a Not-So-Great Debate For Murray State

The first automatic bid to the 2015 NCAA Tournament was handed out on Saturday night in Nashville, Tennessee. The way in which the Belmont Bruins earned their way into the field of 68 could not have been more dramatic. Belmont and its opponent, the Murray State Racers, basically traded basketball haymakers for 40 minutes. The two teams either tossed in one outrageously long three...
Via The Student Section
March 07, 2015  |  Discuss

John Lollar of Murray State has highest leg kick in the history of leg kicks (VIDEO)

@JDrumUK Murray State pitcher John Lollar has the highest leg kick in the history of baseball on any planet.  It’s science.  He doesn’t have any tendons or ligaments and his body is composed of 40% elastic.  Fine, that’s a lie.  40% elastic? You bought that? Seriously, watch this leg kick and then try to replicate it.  Warning: have plenty of ice and an orthopedic surgeon...
Via It's Always Sunny in Detroit
March 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Murray State Pitcher Has One Of Most Insane Leg Kicks Ever Seen (Photo)

John Lollar is more flexible than you. Lollar is a pitcher for the Murray State baseball team, and he’s ascended to relative baseball Internet fame thanks to what he’s able to do with his left leg, specifically during his windup. Jeff Drummond was able to capture Lollar’s crazy windup on film, and it should put yoga instructors (not to mention Orlando Hernandez) to shame. Lollar’s...
March 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Louisville vs. Murray State: Three Predictions

Photo: Pete Cautilli I’m feeling pretty good about my prediction record having gone 3 for 3 in week 1 against Miami – Gardner won the battle of the newcomer QBs which was more or less the difference in the game, our front seven dominated the Miami offensive line, and our special teams came up with a huge touchdown immediately after Miami took their only lead of the game, giving...
Via The Cardinal Connect
September 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Petrino Says Murray State Game Will Test His Team’s Maturity

Pete Cautilli | The Cardinal Connect I have no problem admitting that I’m totally not a fan of playing FCS opponents each season. That said, I understand the reasoning behind it. Every FBS program needs at least one gimme win and the FCS schools get paid a boatload of money to get their brains beat in. Seeing your team blowout at inferior opponent can be entertaining, especially...
Via The Cardinal Connect
September 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Murray State Brandon Wicks NFL Draft Breakdown

Brandon Wicks (Murray, Ky.) earned second-team honors after leading the team in tackles for the third time in his career. Wicks led the OVC with 60 solo tackles and was tied for third with 98 total stops. He also added two interceptions, three forced fumbles and a fumble recovery. He registered four double-digit tackle games, including 10 solo stops in the victory over Jacksonvill...
December 19, 2013  |  Discuss

Video: Southern Illinois HC Barry Hinson Had An Incredible Postgame Rant Last Night

Last night, Southern Illinois lost to Murray State 73-65, dropping the Salukis’ record to 2-8 on the season. Naturally, head coach Barry Hinson is not pleased with the current performance of his team, and he has finally had enough — last night he absolutely blew up in postgame press conference. His references are just pure comedy gold — he explodes about how awful his team...
Via College Spun
December 18, 2013  |  Discuss

SIU Head Coach Bobby Hinson Postgame Tirade

Southern Illinois head basketball coach, Bobby Hinson, absolutely lost his mind last night after the Salukies dropped a tough one to the Murray State Racers 73-65. He went on to compare his players to little puppies and mama’s boys, even stating his wife could do better. This loss drops SIU to 2-8 on the year and Mr. Hinson apparently had seen enough after they shot 38% from the...
Via Sports Mockery
December 18, 2013  |  Discuss

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